Because Microsoft Word changes quotes to curly quotes, double dashes to
en-dashes, etc., copied / pasted text from Word into a textarea can
characters not rendered the same in all browsers. Put more bluntly, when
they paste from Word, it looks like cr@p on my Mac.
IÂ¹ve seen this question asked before, but never seen the answer. Is
any translation table between WordÂ¹s special characters and HTML named